Jaime Casap's opening general session at the 2016 Ohio Educational Technology Conference on Wednesday, February 10, 2016.
As Google’s Global Education Evangelist, Jaime evangelizes the power and potential of the web, technology and Google tools as enabling and supporting capabilities in pursuit of creating powerful learning models. He works with educational organizations around the world, helping them find ways to improve continuously the quality of education by utilizing and enabling technology capabilities. He is a member of the Google for Education Team and an adviser to the Google Fiber Team, the Google Policy Team and the Google Capital Team.
Born and raised as a first-generation American to a single mother on welfare in Hell’s Kitchen, New York, Jaime understands and appreciates the power that education has on changing the destiny of a family in just one generation.
Jaime serves on the board of directors for the Arizona Science Foundation, New Global Citizens, and serves in advisory roles to dozens of organizations focused on education and access.